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5 Places to Visit to Honor JFK’s Legacy

5 Places to Visit to Honor JFK's Legacy

America’s 35th president, John Fitzgerald Kennedy, was shot while riding in a convertible in his presidential motorcade in Dallas, Texas. Here are five places you can visit to honor JFK’s legacy.

25 Facts about JFK Learned from a Visit to the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum

24 Facts about JFK Learned from a Visit to the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum

Often described as young, handsome, and charismatic, most Americans know that the 35th president was born in Boston, raised in a large Irish Catholic family, and married to beautiful and elegant Jacqueline Bouvier. But did you know that he was awarded The Purple Heart for his service during World War II? Or that he was …

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Beyond the National Mall: 6 Additional Smithsonian Museums in Washington, DC

Fun Facts About Giant Pandas

Beyond the National Mall, there are six additional Smithsonian museums to explore in Washington, DC. See additional works of art, historical aircraft, giant pandas, and more by adding these experiences to your itinerary. While the majority of Smithsonian museums are clustered in a giant rectangle around the National Mall, there are six additional Smithsonian experiences …

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13 Things to Do in Istanbul, Turkey

13 Things to Do in Istanbul, Turkey

From climbing medieval stone towers to stepping inside one of the world’s largest cathedrals, from sailing between two continents to sipping Turkish tea, there are many things to do in Istanbul, Turkey. 

What to See at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery (After You’ve Visited America’s Presidents)

8 Things to See at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery After You’ve Visited America’s Presidents

While the America’s Presidents Gallery is one of the most popular things to see at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery, here are eight other works of art you won’t want to miss when you visit Washington, DC. Sage Advice:  Looking for a complete list of museums in the Smithsonian Institution’s portfolio? Jump to that section …

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